Hume Surname History
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Hume Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Hume is often difficult to determine because countries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Hume may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of last names that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Hume Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Hume come may come from a trade, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in another language. Because of this it is good to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many names like Hume come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. Commonly these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Hume Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Hume were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Hume. Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Hume surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Hume change in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family unions, and eras over time.
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Hume Family Tree
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- John Samuel Hume 1841 - ?
- Perry Allen Hume 1874 - ?
- Maria Lenora VanCleve Hume 1862 - ?
- Charlotte Grace Hume 1887 - ?
- Eliza Hume Voertman
- Lady Elizabeth Howard Countess Of Hume / Home Suffolk, Countess of Suffolk 1599 - 1633
- Sarah Mackay Hume 1753 - ?
- Robert Hume
- George Hume, Jr. 1698 - 1760
- David Home Hume